Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms Policies and Procedures Revisions

SPPM Revision Memorandum

DATE: May 7, 2012
FROM: Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms
TO: Manual Users
SUBJECT: Safety Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number Ninety-Six


This SPPM revision includes the following changes:

Bloodborne Pathogens 2.44

This revision updates the definitions, responsibilities, and procedures for handling human blood and other potentially infectious materials.

The revision also adds responsibilities for Human Resource Services, which is responsible for assisting with and maintaining records of medical surveillance for bloodborne pathogens.

Chemical Hygiene Plan for Laboratories 4.12

This minor amendment updates the procedures for obtaining, completing, and submitting required documentation as required by laboratory chemical hygiene plans.